Summer Sun Cooling Stations

To help our residents beat the heat, the City is once again opening Cooling Stations for those that need to get out of the sun or heat. You may go to either the Belen Fire Station or the Community Center during their normal business hours. The Fire Station hours are 8am -5pm and the Community Center is below. Monday through … Read More

City of Belen Will Close in Observance of Memorial Day

The City of Belen offices and buildings will be closed on Monday, May 27th, in observance of Memorial Day. We hope that you will join us in honoring all of those who have served our country in the Armed Forces at our annual Memorial Day Ceremony. It will begin at 10am at the Veterans Memorial at Eagle Park. You can … Read More

Veterans Memorial Day Ceremony

Please join us on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27th, starting at 10am at the Belen Eagle Park Veterans Memorial. We will gather to honor all who have served our country in the Armed Forces. The program is as follows: Refreshments will be served at the SPC. Henry Byrd III Visitor’s Center after the ceremony.

Belen Fire Department Townhall Meeting

Join Belen Fire Department on May 23 at 6pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall to give your input for their next 5-year strategic plan. Mike Jaffa, Command Consulting, LLC. will be there to assist as the roadmap for the next 5 years is crafted. We want to hear your ideas and input!

Law Enforcement Torch Run Plushies

The Law Enforcement Torch Run Plushies are back! The cost per plush is $20 and we are only accepting cash. They will be available to be sold at the front desk area at the Belen Fire Department. All proceeds received will go to Special Olympics New Mexico, in an effort to create awareness to our community, the state, and even … Read More

La Promesa Students Visit the City of Belen

Today, April 16th, La Promesa Elementary students, teachers, staff, and parents visited Becker Ave and several departments within the City of Belen. They were welcomed at City Hall with a special meeting called to order by Mayor Robert Noblin. The students toured the Municipal Court, Fire Department, Police Department, and the Belen Public Library. The City, employees, and elected officials … Read More

Water Hydrant Testing

Waterway of New Mexico will be testing fire hydrants for the City of Belen and the Belen Fire Department from April 1st – April 5th. Waterway of New Mexico will make every reasonable effort to ensure that the testing does not create excess pressure in any water lines or other risk of damage to the water system. However, Waterway of … Read More

Presidents’ Day Closure

All City of Belen buildings and offices will be closed on Monday, February 19th in observance of Presidents’ Day. Trash routes will not be impacted and will run as scheduled.

Firefighters, EMT, and Water Department Recognition

During Monday’s City Council meeting, the City of Belen Fire Department bestowed recognition upon three esteemed members of their team for their exceptional dedication and performance. Honors were given for Firefighter of the Year, ARFF (Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting) Firefighter of the Year, and EMT of the Year. We extend our deep appreciation to these devoted public servants for their … Read More

We’re Hiring: Firefighter/EMT

The City of Belen is accepting applications for one full-time Firefighter/EMT. The starting annual salary is $43,248 – $48,336 based on a 48/96 shift ($17 – $19/hr). A full benefits package is offered to full-time employees. Requirements You may read the full job description, requirements, and apply online at Please attach your resume, diploma, degree, and any certifications to … Read More